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Looking for fun weekends of learning and networking with peers? Celebrate our craft heritage and join us for a weekend symposium. The 2018 Symposium Series includes a variety of mediums and a myriad of topics that will appeal to all makers. As Pennsylvania’s only residential craft school, Touchstone’s convenient geography makes it the ideal mid-Atlantic platform for these gatherings.
Rivers of Steel Iron Pour at Touchstone
with Blacksmithing Demonstrations
Saturday, May 19, 2018
5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Enjoy yourself at this celebration of all things blacksmithing, complete with demonstrations, dinner, a bonfire, and a special exhibition iron pour by Rivers of Steel.
Makers Symposium Series
including Alchemist Picnic V
Friday through Sunday, June 1–3, 2018
Attend an exciting weekend of demonstrations, lectures, networking, and more in ceramics, glass, metals and jewelry, and mosaic arts.
Keystone Metals Forum V
Friday through Sunday, September 28–30, 2018
Join this opportunity for dialogue and collaboration between established and emerging metalsmiths from across the Commonwealth and beyond.
Check back soon for a list of presenters
Registration is Now Open
First Annual Keystone Ceramics Forum
Friday through Sunday, October 5 – 7, 2018
Be a part of this first annual event, an opportunity for dialogue and collaboration between established and emerging ceramic artists from across the Commonwealth and beyond.